abortion

Burke says voters care about abortion views

Walker says voters focused on economy

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke says she believes voters do care about the candidates' views on abortion and women's health issues, even though Gov. Scott Walker says people he meets are focused on the economy.

New ad targets Walker's views on abortion

Ad released Monday

Gov. Scott Walker defends his anti-abortion views in a new television ad released at the same time that a national abortion-rights group announced its own spot saying Walker needs to "just leave women alone."

GOP in key states tries to slow anti-abortion push

Republican leaders fear voter backlash

The anti-abortion movement won approval of tough new abortion restrictions in many Republican states this year, but the effort is running into resistance in the Midwest and in some southern border states.

GOP in key states tries to slow anti-abortion push

Republican leaders fear voter backlash

The anti-abortion movement won approval of tough new abortion restrictions in many Republican states this year, but the effort is running into resistance in the Midwest and in some southern border states.

GOP in key states tries to slow anti-abortion push

Republican leaders fear voter backlash

The anti-abortion movement won approval of tough new abortion restrictions in many Republican states this year, but the effort is running into resistance in the Midwest and in some southern border states.

Walker confident abortion law will be upheld

Walker says he's confident abortion law blocked by federal judge will ultimately be upheld

Gov. Scott Walker says he is confident a law requiring abortion doctors to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals ultimately will be upheld in court.

Walker confident abortion law will be upheld

Walker says he's confident abortion law blocked by federal judge will ultimately be upheld

Gov. Scott Walker says he is confident a law requiring abortion doctors to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals ultimately will be upheld in court.

Walker confident abortion law will be upheld

Walker says he's confident abortion law blocked by federal judge will ultimately be upheld

Gov. Scott Walker says he is confident a law requiring abortion doctors to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals ultimately will be upheld in court.

Pill-based abortions resume in Wisconsin

Bill prohibits web-based consultations

Women can now get medication-induced abortions at Wisconsin clinics after a Dane County judge blocked a recent state law from restricting that procedure.

Lawmakers fast-track abortion bills

Planned Parenthood rallied on the steps of the Capitol Tuesday

State lawmakers are fast-tracking a number of abortion-related bills at the Capitol, including one that had a vote delayed Tuesday.

Walker says he'll sign abortion bill

Senate expected to vote on bill Tuesday

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he will sign a bill requiring physicians to perform or arrange ultrasounds for women seeking abortions if the Legislature passes it.

Senate to vote on bill requiring ultrasound

Companion bill to be taken in Assembly Thursday

The Wisconsin Senate is scheduled to vote Tuesday on a bill that would require physicians to provide or arrange an ultrasound for women seeking abortions.

Senate panel passes ultrasound bill

Proposal would require ultrasounds before abortions

A bill that would require doctors to provide or arrange an ultrasound for women seeking abortions has advanced out of a Senate committee.

Assembly panel approves anti-abortion bills

Bills would make it harder, more expensive to get an abortion

A state legislative committee has approved two Republican-backed bills that would make it harder and more expensive to get an abortion in Wisconsin.

Abortion ultrasound bill set for hearing

Bill would require women see physician for ultrasound before abortion

Physicians would have to inform the mother about the ultrasound procedure at least 24 hours before the abortion.

Anti-abortion bills scheduled for public hearing

Bill would make abortions harder to get and more expensive

Abortion-rights groups in Wisconsin said the new proposals are just "the tip of the iceberg," as anti-abortion activists continue to push for restrictions on abortions and their funding.

Romney releases new ad TV on abortion

Ad set to air in Wisconsin

Mitt Romney's campaign has released a new TV ad suggesting the Republican hopeful believes abortion "should be an option" in certain cases.